The median annual salary for a Senior Server Specialist was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Server Specialist
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 943 947
Rank change year-on-year +85 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Specialist 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% +26.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Server Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Server Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Server Specialist in the UK

Senior Server Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Server Specialist.

Salary trend for Senior Server Specialist in the UK

Senior Server Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Server Specialist over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Server Specialist in the UK

Senior Server Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Server Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +87 4 £51,875 +9.21%
South East +72 4 £51,875 +33.01%
Cobham - 4 £51,875 -
Surrey - 4 £51,875 -
Scotland - 2 £32,500 -
Inverness - 1 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £32,500 -
Highlands - 1 £32,500 -

Senior Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior Server Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Server Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Trustwave
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g

Senior Server Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) JSF
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Struts
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Trustwave
4 1 (12.50%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle